SSRU – Property Offering and Management Appointments

Stewart Specialty Risk Underwriting Ltd (“SSRU”), the provider of specialty insurance products to a wide array of clients with severity driven exposures in the Construction, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Public Entity and Transportation sectors, today announces the establishment of a new Property offering to the market and senior management appointments. SSRU –Property Offering SSRU have secured a proprietary, A rated domestic line of CAD/USD15M and now provide a variety of primary and excess Property products tailored to individual clients in the Natural Resources, Complex Commercial and Construction segments. SSRU will pursue severity driven risks with meaningful attachment points, often with international and U.S. exposures, within these segments. As part of this new product offering, SSRU announces the appointment of Heather Jamieson as Vice President of SSRU’s Property division. Having worked in the Insurance industry for more than a decade, Heather joins SSRU to head their new Property division. Her experience includes positions of increasing responsibility at Allianz and Zurich in Canada where she specialized in Mining, Power Generation and Oil & Gas business. Heather holds a CRM designation from the Risk and Insurance Management Society. Commenting on this appointment, SSRU’s President and CEO Stephen Stewart stated: “The appointment of Heather Jamieson, alongside the establishment of a new Property facility, strengthens and develops SSRU’s capabilities at an important time in SSRU’s development. The business has grown steadily since formation and it has always been our intention to substantially develop SSRU, alongside our investment partners,B.P. Marsh, over the next 5 years. The appointment of Heather Jamieson and the new Property offering is a central part of that growth.”